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Tres Cantos is a Spanish municipality of the province and Community of Madrid, situated 22 km at the North of the capital. It is a city with a privileged location and has an environment of a huge quality and a high environmental value, because is near of Monte del Pardo, in the south, and in Viñuelas. As a "satellite city" of Madrid which was conceived by urban planners as recently as the 1970s, it is the youngest incorporated municipality in Spain, with a population (2012 National Statistics figures) of approximately 41,065. Tres Cantos was the Spanish bid host city for the 2018 Ryder Cup. However, residents showed poor popular support (the event was finally awarded to Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, France). The webpage of Tres Cantos is you can find a lot of information of the activities available in different places and the shops, cinema and sports facilities. The city is divided in three phases, each phace consist of different sectors with various streets. The names of the streets have to do with the name of the sector they belong to.


Planning a vacation to Tres Cantos in Spain? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. The nearest major city to Tres Cantos is Madrid. Madrid is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Museo Nacional Del Prado, Parque Del Retiro, Madrid Cable Car. Also, to reach Tres Cantos, you'll have to take a flight to Madrid; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Tres Cantos can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Tres Cantos*

  • Pollution Statistics in Tres Cantos

    Know the pollution level of Tres Cantos before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 67.95 (High)
    • Water Pollution 20.36 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 52.43 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 51.37 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 15.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 41.2 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 42.57 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35.42 (Low)
  • Tres Cantos: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Tres Cantos for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Tres Cantos.

    • Burglary and Theft 38.94 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 40.54 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 34.51 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 68.04 (High)
    • Car Stealing 36.16 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 47.96 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 33.97 (Low)
    • Drug offense 47.42 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75.21 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 61.02 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.71 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 31.62 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 48.83 (Moderate)
  • Living in Tres Cantos - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Tres Cantos is 154.13 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 58.29 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 85.29 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 56.1 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.1 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 60.42 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 79.52 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.63 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 93.4 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Tres Cantos

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Tres Cantos

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.21 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.46 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.31 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 84.73 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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